Here is another cool gift idea for young Star Wars fans in your life. This 18″ Wooden R2-D2 is a build-it-yourself kit with 297 laser-cut wood pieces that snap together like a puzzle. No need to use any glue or screws. Step-by-step instructions are available to help you out when stuck.
The head can be rotated 180 degrees. You can also paint the body how you like.